Two industry reports reveal several fixes for federal IT projects, which are often held back by policies and practices that are decades old, The Federal Times reports. TechAmerica’s solutions, presented in a report Monday, include better risk management, more robust oversight of programs and increased overall “agility,” according to the …Read More »
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The federal government is continuing to track agency performance on its new website Performance.gov, which is scheduled to become available to the public later this fall. But Office of Management and Budget Associate Director Shelley Metzenbaum said the performance data compiled on the website would not be used to set …Read More »
The Office of Management and Budget recently announced it was shuttering and consolidating federal centers throughout the country. However, after OMB completed its reviews of the centers before the consolidation, it discovered there are nearly 1,000 more data centers than initial estimates, Data Center Knowledge reports. The previous underestimated number …Read More »
The Office of Management and Budget is using the new online portal Performance.gov to track quarterly federal agencies’ progress on a number of goals. But the site, which is currently open to federal employees, is having a slow- go on its aim of becoming available to the general public sometime …Read More »
When the Recovery Act began pumping money into the battered economy in 2009, the Office of Management and Budget placed strict reporting guidelines on recipients of the federal cash. Now, OMB Interim Director Jeffrey Zients, who is also the federal chief performance officer, said nearly all organizations that have received …Read More »
Federal agencies may miss a key deadline in the implementing of new cybersecurity reporting guidelines, according a recently published survey. Only a small minority of federal managers have used the new CyberScope reporting tool, according to a survey of 34 chief information officers across a number of federal agencies conducted …Read More »